Tolerance Is Not Enough

While it is important for us to come together and work to address shared concerns and strive to reach shared goals, it is important to remember that cultures and religions have fundamental and occasionally contradictory principles.

Symbols for the Symbol Minded

Even though the text of the war powers resolution may have been directly in line with the principles laid out in our Constitution, House Democrats obviously intended the measure to serve as a cudgel with which to publicly flog the president.

Is Our Democracy Worth It Anymore?

As our politics have become increasingly fractious, our politicians and political pundits have appealed more to the aesthetics of our country than to its ambitious and ennobling goals.

But They Only Go to 11

Pundits in the mainstream American media are driving themselves crazy. Their coverage of President Trump has been at a fever pitch for the past two […]

Let Me Speak to the Manager!

We’re all familiar with the petulant customer constantly demanding to speak to successive managers at a store until she gets what she wants. And some […]

Make Satire Great Again

[fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] [fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] In a recent New York Times op-ed column, a […]

Dems Rediscover Nuance to Save Biden

[fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] [fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] Democrats and media pundits are conflicted after a slew […]

Is Brian Stelter a Deranged Homicidal Pedophile?

[fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] [fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] Probably not. But how can we really know for […]

Booker, Warren, and the ‘Traditional’ Double Standard

[fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] [fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] Minutes after President Ronald Reagan nominated Judge Robert Bork […]